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One of the world's largest carriers by many measures, United Airlines serves over 100 different destinations in well over 30 countries around the world. Using Webject you can search for flights on United Airlines and find the lowest airfare and best times for your situation, as well as alternate dates for the cheapest airfare possible.

 

Flying on United Airlines (UA)

Operating since 1926, United Airlines is one of America's oldest carriers. Its main base and largest hub are in Chicago, but the airline also maintains busy hubs in Denver, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Washington DC, which means fliers can get anywhere in the country with at most one short stop along the way.

Popular United Airlines international flight destinations

United Airlines flies all through the Americas as well as into Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Pacific. In Europe some of the popular destinations include London, Paris, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, and Moscow. In Asia the carrier flies directly to Beijing, Hong Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, Taipei, Singapore, Bangkok, Ho Chi Minh City, and Dubai, among other cities. In Australia you can fly directly to Sydney and Melbourne, and in Africa you can reach Accra in Ghana. Those heading to South America can fly directly to Buenos Aires, Rio de Janeiro, or Sao Paulo, as well as Liberia, Costa Rica in Central America. In Canada the airline serves Calgary, Toronto, and Vancouver, and in Mexico you can reach Mexico City, Cancun, Puerto Vallarta, and Los Cabos. In the Caribbean, Aruba, Jamaica, and Puerto Rico are among the many destinations served.

Popular United Airlines domestic flight destinations

The carrier blankets the US with flights out of its 5 hubs. Among the more popular destinations are New York, Chicago, Miami, Orlando, Boston, New Orleans, St. Louis, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Portland, Denver, and Seattle.

United Airlines codeshares & alliance partners

United is a founding member of the Star Alliance of carriers, allowing members of frequent flier programs to earn and redeem miles on any airline in the partnership. Members of the Star Alliance include Air Canada, Air China, Air New Zealand, Continental Airlines, Lufthansa Airlines, Singapore Airlines, South African Airways, and US Airways. The airline also has codeshare agreements with the above airlines in addition to many others which allow you to buy only one ticket and check bags only once to reach destinations nearly anywhere in the world. Other United codeshare parters are Bulgaria Air, Great Lakes Aviation, Grupo Taca, Gulfstream International Airlines, Island Air, Mokulele Airlines, TAM Airlines, and Virgin Blue Airlines.

United Airlines economy class amenities

All passengers receive complimentary coffee, water, and soft drinks on every flight. All planes are equipped with overhead entertainment systems, and all but the shortest flights have a free video program. On international flights passengers receive free meals, drinks, and snacks, depending on the length of the flight.

United Airlines business class amenities

Business class sections are mostly on international and some long-haul domestic flights. Seats in these sections are much wider and more comfortable with additional legroom and decline. Some planes allow for a near-flat recline, and all flights include a personal video-on-demand system with a large screen at each seat. All meals and all beverages are complimentary in business class.

United Airlines first class amenities

All United Airlines flights, both domestic and international, feature a first class cabin. The larger seats recline to a full 180 degrees and include a personal entertainment audio-video system with a large screen. Most seats also have power and USB outlets, and include a set of noise-cancelling headphones.

United Airlines mileage / loyalty program

United's frequent flier program is known as Mileage Plus. Members can accumulate air miles by booking flights or hotel partners, and redeem them later for free flights and upgrades. Those flying often each year can attain elite levels known as Premiere, Premiere Executive, and Premier Executive 1K, which allow members to earn miles faster and get free class upgrades, among other benefits.

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